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Strawberry Shortcake Cupcakes
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Strawberry Shortcake Cupcake Recipe

This Strawberry Shortcake Cupcake Recipe is another great recipe with a simple flavor and has a super simple set of ingredients. With all the amazing flavors of strawberry shortcake, these cupcakes are delicious and have a beautiful presentation. 
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Strawberry Shortcake Cupcake Recipe
Servings: 24 cupcakes
Author: Jill


Butter Cake ingredients

  • 2 C butter softened
  • 4 C sugar
  • 8 large eggs
  • 2 tsp pure vanilla extract
  • 5 ½ C flour
  • 4 tsp baking soda
  • 2 C whole milk

Whipped Cream Ingredients

  • 3 C heavy whipping cream
  • 1 C powdered sugar
  • 2 tsp pure vanilla extract
  • 18 oz container of strawberries washed, dried, and sliced


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees and line cupcake pan with cupcake liners
  • Using a standing mixer, beat together the butter and sugar until light and fluffy
  • Beat in the eggs, one at a time until combined
  • Beat in the vanilla
  • Using a large bowl, whisk together the flour and baking soda
  • Alternate between the milk and dry ingredients and gradually beat both ingredients into the batter until combined and smooth
  • Scoop batter into the cupcake liners, filling the cupcake liners about ¾ full
  • Bake in the oven at 21 minutes until a light golden brown
  • Remove and allow to cool completely

Whipped Cream

  • Using a standing mixer, beat the heavy whipping cream, powdered sugar, and vanilla until stiff peaks form
  • Scoop the whipped cream into the piping bag

Building the cupcake directions

  • Scoop about ½ C of the sliced strawberries onto a plate and chop them into smaller pieces
  • Remove 12 cupcakes from the cupcake liners
  • Cut the tops off the cupcakes and discard the bottoms (Or eat)
  • Using the other 12 cupcakes, pipe a ring of whipped cream onto the top of the cupcakes
  • Place a few sliced strawberries on top
  • Place the cupcake top that you had cut, on top of the strawberries and whipped cream
  • Pipe another dollop of whipped cream on top
  • Spoon about 1 tsp of the chopped strawberries on top
  • Enjoy!